In a few days will guide us Amazon with the new series Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power back to Middle-earth to the world of JRR Tolkien. Based on Peter Jackson’s Oscar-winning LotR films, the new fantasy series tells the beginnings of Middle-earth and brings back well-known characters, such as the young Elf Galadriel fighting dark forces – led by Lord Sauron.
To the Start of the first season at the September 2, 2022 on Amazon Prime Video some critics had the opportunity to see the first episodes in advance. Before the first reviews will officially arrive in a few days, let’s take a look at the first mood of the journalists and fans.
They fall first reactions on the LotR series consistently positive out. We have collected some of the first opinions here. Of course, this is only a small selection, how the individual reviews will turn out in the end remains to be seen. Also, everyone should make their own picture of the LotR series.
What is the Rings of Power LOTR series about?
The Amazon series goes back in time thousands of years and tells of Middle-earth during the Second Agethe rise of the dark ruler Sauronthe rings of power and the last Alliance between Elves and Men as well as the history of Numeno Islandright.
In the middle stands a love story between an elf and a human who defy all odds while the young Elf Galadriel already recognizes the signs of the times and together with Elrond and Isildur goes to war against evil.
In addition, we get in the prequel series from the two showrunners John D. Payne and Patrick McKay some well-known but also many new characters to face, as well legendary places of middle-earth. Here you can latest trailers of the LotR series again: